Native American

In our community, women on their moon are embraced, not shunned.

In My Culture, Having A Period Is Powerful

I park my car on the side of the street and turn off the engine. From my side-view mirror, I see him emerge from his mauve Camry and lean against the Read...
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We can proud of our ancestors without claiming to be them. Image: Isaias Silva Pinto/Pixabay.

I Have Indigenous Blood — But I'm Not Indigenous

Indigenous people throughout the world already face so many challenges; they don’t need non-Indigenous people appropriating their cultures and Read...
Christine Stoddard    |   07.15.16   |   SHARE
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Canadian Natives: We're Angry And We Should Be

I found myself getting angrier and more upset as I walked around. I clenched my fists. I held back tears. Read...
Elizabeth Hawksworth    |   06.23.15   |   SHARE
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Look at the way he spelled "ring." DisGUSting. Courtesy of, Facebook

Winnie The Pooh Is Not Intersex, But This Is What Intersex Looks Like

A Polish town has banned Winnie the Pooh, on the grounds that "it's" intersex. Face palm. Read...
Giana Ciapponi    |   11.21.14   |   SHARE
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High On History: Clowns Are Cultural Archetypes, Transcend The Time-Space Continuum

Loathsome as clowns may seem in the modern era, these corny—and creepy!—tropes have been archetypal, cross-cultural characters throughout the ages. Read...
Jane Jones   |   09.4.14   |   SHARE